Billy Taylor
Contributors
Date 1960
Track ID 82824
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Track Information

Original Track ID

SA1960.255.A4

Original Tape ID

SA1960.255

Summary

Fragment of a cross-dressing ballad in which a young sailor's sweetheart follows him to sea dressed as a crewman. She is discovered by the captain but is told her sweetheart has married another woman. She confronts her lover and shoots him.

Language

English

Genre

Song

Collection

SoSS

Classification

R158; GD169; LN11;